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Author Carter, Greg, 1970-
Title The United States of the United Races : a Utopian History of Racial Mixing.
Imprint New York : NYU Press, 2013.

Author Carter, Greg, 1970-
Subject Racially mixed people -- United States -- History.
Miscegenation -- United States -- History.
United States -- Race relations -- History.
Post-racialism -- United States.
Description 1 online resource (276 pages)
Note Print version record.
Contents Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Thomas Jefferson's Challengers; 2 Wendell Phillips, Unapologetic Abolitionist, Unreformed Amalgamationist; 3 Plessy v. Racism; 4 The Color Line, the Melting Pot, and the Stomach; 5 Say It Loud, I'm One Drop and I'm Proud; 6 The End of Race as We Know It; 7 Praising Ambiguity, Preferring Certainty; Conclusion; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z; About the Author.
Summary "This provocative, ambitious, and important book rewrites U.S. history, placing foundational leaders, unheralded prophets, insurgent social movements, pivotal judicial decisions, and central cultural values within an unfolding story of ongoing appeals to interracial mixing as a positive good. Deeply researched, deftly argued, and impressively able to move beyond the two categories of black and white, The United States of the United Races makes the mixed race movements of the recent past resonate with their many antecedents, showing the complex ways in which an emphasis on mixture has both depl.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Legacy 2017
ISBN 9780814790489 (electronic bk.)
0814790488 (electronic bk.)
9780814772492 (cl ; alk. paper)
0814772498 (cl ; alk. paper)
9780814772508 (pb ; alk. paper)
0814772501 (pb ; alk. paper)
9780814772515 (ebook)
081477251X (ebook)
ISBN/ISSN 40022208928
OCLC # 830161099
Additional Format Print version: Carter, Greg. United States of the United Races : A Utopian History of Racial Mixing. New York : NYU Press, ©2013 9780814772492

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